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Sample Resume for an Entry-Level Manufacturing Engineer

Sample Resume for an Entry-Level Manufacturing Engineer

Sample Resume for an Entry-Level Manufacturing Engineer

Are you looking for your first manufacturing engineer job? This sample resume for an entry-level manufacturing engineer below shows how to emphasize your education and knowledge to break into the field. View and download the resume template in Word here.   

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15 Spring Drive -- Sometown, WI 53205
Phone: 555-555-5555 --


  • Quality-focused manufacturing engineer offering a broad knowledge of manufacturing processes, experience using Creo Elements/Pro and SolidWorks 2010 and keen process-development skills gained through completion of capstone project with a leading auto-parts manufacturer.
  • Bachelor’s in manufacturing engineering program provided a strong educational foundation in the following engineering areas:
  Product Engineering & Quality: Engineering Drawing; Engineering Graphics Using Solid Modeling; Design of Jigs, Fixtures & Tooling; Quality Engineering; Lean Manufacturing Systems; Six Sigma Tools

  Materials & Processes: Engineering Materials, Engineering Mechanics, Polymer & Composite Processes, Material Removal & Forming Processes, Casting & Joining Processes, Manufacturing Process Engineering, Circuits & Devices, Thermodynamics & Heat Transfer

  Integration & System Design: Computer-Aided Manufacturing, Controls & Instrumentation, Fluid Mechanics, Machine Vision & Robotics, Design & Simulation of Manufacturing Systems


ABC University, Sometown, WI
Bachelor of Science in Manufacturing Engineering (ABET-accredited program), 12/2011

  • Member: Society of Manufacturing Engineers, Student Chapter, 2009 to 2011
  • Senior Capstone Project:
    • Served on product-development team at DEF Company, a US-based manufacturer of automotive parts. Worked closely with engineering team to design improvements for fluoropolymer product used to seal fuel systems.
    • Designed models using Creo Elements/Pro and SolidWorks; product enhancements are expected to greatly improve resistance to fuel permeation and extend product shelf life by 12%.
    • Featured in ABC University Gazette’s “Senior Spotlight” and earned an “A” grade for the project.

Work Experience

XYZ Company, Sometown, WI, Sales Associate, 5/2010 to Present

  • Ranked in the top 10% for sales volume companywide and formally recognized for highest units sold per transaction in the first quarter of 2012.

ZYX Company, Sometown, WI, Retail Clerk, Seasonal throughout college

  • Proved natural aptitude for sales and customer relationship management, winning two contests for highest monthly sales volume (out of 25 associates).

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